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book starters [13]

                   ( CHUCK PALAHNIUK ) ( FIGHT CLUB ) ( WARNING : TRIGGERING THEMES )

  1. “It’s only after we’ve lost everything that we’re free to do anything.”
  2. “I don’t want to die without any scars.”
  3. “This is your life and its ending one moment at a time.”
  4. “You know how they say you only hurt the ones you love? Well, it works both ways.”
  5. “You are not your job, you’re not how much money you have in the bank. You are not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet.”
  6. “You are not special.”
  7. “You’re not a beautiful and unique snowflake. You’re the same decaying organic matter as everything else.”
  8. “The things you used to own, now they own you.”
  9. “Today is the sort of day where the sun only comes up to humiliate you.”
  10. “Maybe we have to break everything to make something better out of ourselves.”
  11. “Only after disaster can we be resurrected.”
  12. “Everything is evolving, everything is falling apart.”
  13. “We’ve all been raised believe that one day we’d all be millionaires, and movie gods, and rock stars. But we won’t.”
  14. “Don’t you have other things to do?”
  15. “Prove you’re alive. If you don’t claim your humanity you will become a statistic.”
  16. “You have been warned.”
  17. “If you don’t know what you want, you end up with a lot you don’t.”
  18. “It’s not love or anything, but I think I like you, too.”
  19. “If I could wake up in a different place, at a different time, could I wake up as a different person?”
  20. “Why did I cause so much pain?”
  21. “The lower you fall, the higher you’ll fly.”
  22. “Maybe self-improvement isn’t the answer, maybe self-destruction is the answer.”
  23. “May I never be complete. May I never be content. May I never be perfect.”
  24. “Everyone smiles with that invisible gun to their head.”
  25. “We are not special. We are not crap or trash, either. We just are. We just are, and what happens just happens.”
  26. “The girl is infectious human waste.”
  27. “I want to destroy everything beautiful I’ll never have.”
  28. “On a long enough time line, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero.”
  29. “If you could be either God’s worst enemy or nothing, which would you choose?”
  30. “It is like you’re never really awake; but you’re never really asleep.”
  31. “Worker bees can leave. Even drones can fly away. The Queen is their slave.”
  32. “A moment is the most you could ever expect from perfection.”
  33. “The people you’re trying to step on, we’re everyone you depend on.”
  34. “You have to give up!”
  35. “Reject the basic assumptions of civilisation, especially the importance of material possessions.”
  36. “Without pain, without sacrifice we would have nothing.”
  37. “You have to realise that someday you will die, Until you know that, you are useless.”
  38. “A tiger can smile. A snake will say it loves you.”
  39. “Lies make us evil.”
  40. “If you died right now, how would you feel about your life?”
  41. “You always kill the one you love.”
  42. “Maybe we should always assume the worst.”
  43. “Put a gun to my head and paint the wall with my brains.”
  44. “Which is worse: Hell or nothing?”
  45. “A minute of perfection is worth the effort.”
  46. “You’re going to die, tonight. You might die in one second or in one hour, you decide.”
  47. “Lie to me. Tell me the first thing off the top of your head. Make something up.”
  48. “I don’t give a shit. I have a gun.”
  49. “I know who you are. I know where you live.”
  50. “Tomorrow will be the most beautiful day of your life.”
  51. “My philosophy of life is that I can die at any moment. And the tragedy of my life is that I do not.”
  52. “Everything is so far away, a copy of a copy of a copy. You can’t touch anything and nothing can touch you.”
  53. “There are a lot of things we don’t want to know about the people we love.”
  54. “We just had a near-life experience.”
  55. “If people think you are dying, they give you their full attention. They listen instead of just waiting for their turn to speak.”
  56. “I am nothing, and not even that.”
  57. “This isn’t really death. —- We’ll be legend. We won’t grow old.”
  58. “Stop trying to control everything and just let go. Let go.”
  59. “The amazing miracle of death, when one second you’re walking and talking, and the next second you’re an object.”
  60. “Only if we’re caught and punished can we be saved.”